how brilliantly it was run and how focused it was, that if the administration was as vigilant as you guys were in running that campaign, then i think it's possible that some of the things that are being attacked now and investigated now wouldn't have existed. >> by the way, david, silence is consent. you don't have to say a word. you just let that go. we'll know what you think. now, if you want to talk now, you're crazy. david axelrod, thank you very much. thank you, howard fineman, for telling the truth. if they ran the government the way the politics of the white house, the way they ran that campaign, this stuff would be all thrown out the window. coming up, here's a dose of reality for the republican party looking to win the youth vote. a new report by college republicans, pretty smart report, finds young voters think the party, the grand old party is racist, close minded, rigid and old-fashioned. and says the big reason for the party's image problem among the 18 and 29-year-olds is the outrageous statements made by republicans themselves. young people watch television, they read the paper, they're on social media. they know what's going on.